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Galkowski Name Meaning

Polish (Galkowski): habitational name for someone from Galkowo in Suwalki voivodeship or Galków in Piotrków voivodeship, both places named from galka ‘knob’, ‘lump’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Palkowski, Falkowski, Walkowski, Kalkowski, Malkowski, Bialkowski

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Galkowski Family Origin

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Galkowski Family Occupations

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Galkowski Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Galkowski. For the veterans among your Galkowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Galkowski Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Galkowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Galkowski in 1963 was 62, and 80 in 2004.

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